How to apply for a postgraduate course

International students (Australian Campuses)

International students must apply as Future international students.

Off-shore students

Off-shore students in Singapore and Hong Kong must apply through Kaplan Higher Education. Visit their Singapore or Hong Kong website for more information.

Domestic students

Psychology programs

Students applying for a Psychology program [Master of Psychology (Educational & Developmental), Master in Professional Psychology or Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology] should visit the How to apply for a Psychology degree page. These courses have a different application process and timelines.

Postgraduate programs by coursework

Students applying for all other postgraduate programs by coursework (other than the Psychology degrees) will apply through Online applications.

Note: Students applying for the Master in Counselling will also need to submit a Professional Referee Report directly to the Clayton Faculty Office once they have submitted their online application:

Graduate Certificate in Educational Research

Please ensure you include a 100-200 word research proposal and a detailed resume listing your qualifications, work experience and details of two recent referees as part of your online application.

Application due dates

Application due dates for 2014 intake into postgraduate courses (other than a Psychology degree) are as indicated below.

Semester or course Application closing dates

Graduate Certificate in Educational Research

Round 1: 1 November 2013
Round 2: 29 November 2013

Semester 1 (Feb/Mar)

Round 1: 29 November 2013
Round 2: 31 January 2014

Master in Adult Education (Global)

14 May 2014

Semester 2 (Jul/Aug mid-year intake)

20 June 2014

Please note that some courses have limited places and application dates may close early. Late applications will be considered on a case by case basis.

Course enquiries

For further information on how to apply, what courses are being offered and closing dates contact Education course enquiries.